Civil Beat Staff

The Civil Beat Staff

Candidate Q&A: State House District 50 — Patrick Branco

Candidate Q&A: State House District 50 — Patrick Branco

“We can create an economy that benefits from tourism as a bonus, not a lifeline.”

Candiate Q&A: State House District 13 — Lynn DeCoite

Candiate Q&A: State House District 13 — Lynn DeCoite

“We struggle for the services that people in urban districts don’t need to worry about.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 13 — Walter Ritte

Candidate Q&A: State House District 13 — Walter Ritte

Our lifestyle is constantly under attack by the corporate extraction visionaries.”

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu City Council District 5 — Calvin Say

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu City Council District 5 — Calvin Say

“More often than not, the public does not learn of certain projects until it is too late.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Val Okimoto Alana Yates

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Val Okimoto

“I support a statewide citizens initiative process. It puts decision-making power into the hands of those who need it the most: the people.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Marilyn Lee

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Marilyn Lee

“Education and training is a constant challenge for the police and one we must help solve.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Trish La Chica

Candidate Q&A: State House District 36 — Trish La Chica

“I want our youth to help shape the policies that will affect their generation.”

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu Prosecutor — RJ Brown

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu Prosecutor — RJ Brown

“We need to outturn the pockets of the prosecutor’s office, lay the situation bare, and account for any failures of the past.”

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 5 — Matt Kaneali’i-Kleinfelder

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 5 — Matt Kaneali’i-Kleinfelder

“As one of the few small business owners on the council, my main concern is balancing our budget for at least the next two years.”